The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 262 327 359
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +32
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 468 334 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.15% 0.78% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.48% 3.08% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 399 226 214
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,125 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.13% +1.17%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10437 10841 11918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.58% 25.26% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8541 8650 10027
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +40 109 £55,500 +16.84% 23
Greenwich - 18 £47,500 -
Uxbridge +4 12 £58,750 +67.85%
Hammersmith -9 2 £42,500 - 1
Feltham - 2 £48,000 -
Hounslow - 2 - -
New Malden -4 1 £44,000 -
Westminster - 1 - -
Ilford - 1 £21,500 -
Grays - 1 £18,500 -
Greenford - 1 - - 4
Southwark - 1 £40,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 875 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 223 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 218 (24.91%) Windows
4 216 (24.69%) ITIL
5 167 (19.09%) DV Cleared
6 145 (16.57%) C
7 131 (14.97%) Active Directory
8 130 (14.86%) Finance
9 129 (14.74%) Degree
10 117 (13.37%) MS Excel
11 116 (13.26%) Firewall
12 115 (13.14%) SQL
13 106 (12.11%) Service Management
14 105 (12.00%) Cisco
15 95 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
16 90 (10.29%) VMware
17 88 (10.06%) Linux
18 87 (9.94%) SharePoint
18 87 (9.94%) Juniper
19 86 (9.83%) LAN
20 85 (9.71%) WAN
21 84 (9.60%) Remedy
22 82 (9.37%) Oracle
22 82 (9.37%) SQL Server
23 78 (8.91%) Project Management
24 76 (8.69%) Windows Server 2008
25 75 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
26 73 (8.34%) Change Management
27 70 (8.00%) Service Delivery
27 70 (8.00%) Java

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (9.94%) SharePoint
2 60 (6.86%) Lync
3 32 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 25 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 16 (1.83%) WebLogic
8 16 (1.83%) IIS
8 16 (1.83%) Office Communications Server
9 11 (1.26%) NetWeaver
10 10 (1.14%) SAP EP
10 10 (1.14%) SAP Portal
11 9 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.91%) JBoss
12 8 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
12 8 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
13 7 (0.80%) Apache
14 5 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 117 (13.37%) MS Excel
2 31 (3.54%) MS Office
3 14 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.03%) MS Project
5 9 (1.03%) AutoCAD
6 8 (0.91%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 53 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 20 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.46%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.46%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle iRecruitment
8 3 (0.34%) SAP SCM
8 3 (0.34%) SAP CS
9 2 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.23%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.23%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.23%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.23%) SAP SRM
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.09%) Office 365
2 9 (1.03%) SaaS
3 7 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.46%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.46%) PaaS
5 3 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.11%) IaaS
7 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 116 (13.26%) Firewall
2 86 (9.83%) LAN
3 85 (9.71%) WAN
4 66 (7.54%) Wireless
5 45 (5.14%) Wi-Fi
6 40 (4.57%) SNMP
7 38 (4.34%) Structured Cabling
7 38 (4.34%) DSL
8 35 (4.00%) SAN
9 30 (3.43%) Wireless Security
10 29 (3.31%) Network Security
11 28 (3.20%) TCP/IP
12 26 (2.97%) IP Telephony
12 26 (2.97%) Unified Communications
13 22 (2.51%) MPLS
13 22 (2.51%) VoIP
14 21 (2.40%) VPN
15 19 (2.17%) Ethernet
15 19 (2.17%) DNS
16 17 (1.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (9.37%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.83%) Oracle Database
3 23 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 6 (0.69%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.69%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.57%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.57%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.46%) MySQL
13 4 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 22 (2.51%) Rational DOORS
2 19 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 13 (1.49%) JIRA
4 10 (1.14%) Selenium
4 10 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 9 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.69%) JMeter
7 6 (0.69%) Ant
7 6 (0.69%) ClearCase
7 6 (0.69%) Maven
8 5 (0.57%) Subversion
9 4 (0.46%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.46%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.46%) JDeveloper
9 4 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (0.46%) Yeoman
10 2 (0.23%) NUnit
10 2 (0.23%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.23%) TestDirector
General
1 130 (14.86%) Finance
2 65 (7.43%) Telecoms
3 33 (3.77%) Retail
4 21 (2.40%) Aerospace
4 21 (2.40%) Banking
5 18 (2.06%) Marketing
6 17 (1.94%) Legal
7 16 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.71%) Military
9 5 (0.57%) Electronics
10 4 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.46%) Law
11 3 (0.34%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.23%) Advertising
12 2 (0.23%) Billing
12 2 (0.23%) Local Government
13 1 (0.11%) French Language
13 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 148 (16.91%) Consultant
2 99 (11.31%) Architect
3 60 (6.86%) Network Engineer
4 55 (6.29%) Developer
5 53 (6.06%) Analyst
6 50 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 49 (5.60%) DBA
8 39 (4.46%) Service Manager
9 36 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
9 36 (4.11%) Microsoft Consultant
10 32 (3.66%) Programme Manager
11 28 (3.20%) Oracle DBA
12 26 (2.97%) Senior Network Engineer
13 23 (2.63%) Network Architect
14 22 (2.51%) Technical Manager
14 22 (2.51%) Security Consultant
15 19 (2.17%) Senior Architect
15 19 (2.17%) Salesforce.com Consultant
15 19 (2.17%) Senior Network Architect
16 18 (2.06%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.46%) Web Services
1 39 (4.46%) HTML
2 35 (4.00%) .NET
3 32 (3.66%) CSS
4 31 (3.54%) J2EE
5 26 (2.97%) HTML5
6 21 (2.40%) XML
7 15 (1.71%) JSON
8 13 (1.49%) jQuery
8 13 (1.49%) ASP.NET
9 11 (1.26%) RESTful
9 11 (1.26%) Spring
10 10 (1.14%) Web Dynpro
10 10 (1.14%) SAP Smart Forms
10 10 (1.14%) BAPI
10 10 (1.14%) Hibernate
10 10 (1.14%) SAP Business Workflow
11 9 (1.03%) AngularJS
11 9 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
11 9 (1.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (6.86%) Management Information System
3 50 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 46 (5.26%) GIS
5 38 (4.34%) Clustering
6 25 (2.86%) Open Source
7 19 (2.17%) Replication
8 17 (1.94%) CMDB
9 14 (1.60%) Life Science
10 12 (1.37%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.26%) Freedom of Information
11 11 (1.26%) Freedom of Information Act
11 11 (1.26%) CESG
12 10 (1.14%) Physics
13 9 (1.03%) User Experience
13 9 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
13 9 (1.03%) CCTV
14 8 (0.91%) CESG CLAS
14 8 (0.91%) Mobile App
15 7 (0.80%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 218 (24.91%) Windows
2 88 (10.06%) Linux
3 76 (8.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (6.86%) UNIX
4 60 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (2.40%) Windows 7
7 16 (1.83%) SUSE
8 15 (1.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 13 (1.49%) Solaris
10 12 (1.37%) Windows XP
11 11 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.80%) Android
13 6 (0.69%) Windows Vista
13 6 (0.69%) CentOS
13 6 (0.69%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.57%) Debian
15 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (24.69%) ITIL
2 106 (12.11%) Service Management
3 95 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (8.91%) Project Management
5 73 (8.34%) Change Management
6 70 (8.00%) Service Delivery
7 69 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 60 (6.86%) Migration
9 57 (6.51%) ITSM
10 52 (5.94%) Risk Management
11 48 (5.49%) Information Security
12 43 (4.91%) Mentoring
13 41 (4.69%) Data Migration
14 39 (4.46%) Use Case
15 38 (4.34%) Incident Management
16 37 (4.23%) Software Engineering
17 36 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 36 (4.11%) Validation
18 33 (3.77%) CRM
18 33 (3.77%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (16.57%) C
2 115 (13.14%) SQL
3 70 (8.00%) Java
4 36 (4.11%) JavaScript
5 30 (3.43%) C#
6 27 (3.09%) Shell Script
7 20 (2.29%) Perl
8 15 (1.71%) Bourne shell
8 15 (1.71%) sed
8 15 (1.71%) AWK
9 14 (1.60%) PL/SQL
10 13 (1.49%) Ruby
10 13 (1.49%) C++
11 12 (1.37%) PowerShell
12 10 (1.14%) SAPscript
12 10 (1.14%) PHP
12 10 (1.14%) ABAP
12 10 (1.14%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.91%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.80%) Python
Qualifications
1 875 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 167 (19.09%) DV Cleared
3 129 (14.74%) Degree
4 75 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (6.63%) CCNP
6 55 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 48 (5.49%) MCSE
8 42 (4.80%) CCSE
9 39 (4.46%) MCITP
10 35 (4.00%) CCIE
11 29 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 23 (2.63%) CCNA
13 21 (2.40%) CISSP
14 19 (2.17%) CCIA
14 19 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
15 18 (2.06%) MCSA
15 18 (2.06%) MCTS
16 17 (1.94%) Microsoft Certified Master
17 16 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (1.83%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.29%) SLA
2 43 (4.91%) QA
3 38 (4.34%) JSP 440
4 15 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.26%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.80%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.57%) COBIT
8 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.11%) BS7799
System Software
1 131 (14.97%) Active Directory
2 69 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.29%) XenApp
5 17 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
6 15 (1.71%) Firmware
6 15 (1.71%) VMware ESX
7 14 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.91%) vSphere
9 7 (0.80%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
10 6 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.46%) NFS
11 4 (0.46%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.23%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.23%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.23%) Snort
12 2 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 41 (4.69%) OpenView
2 32 (3.66%) SCCM
3 26 (2.97%) CiscoWorks
4 22 (2.51%) SCOM
5 18 (2.06%) Data Guard
6 13 (1.49%) HP SIM
6 13 (1.49%) SCOrch
6 13 (1.49%) Cisco Prime
7 12 (1.37%) NetBackup
8 11 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (1.14%) SCVMM
10 8 (0.91%) SCDPM
11 6 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (0.57%) Puppet
12 5 (0.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 5 (0.57%) Ansible
12 5 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.57%) FortiGate
13 4 (0.46%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 223 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 105 (12.00%) Cisco
3 90 (10.29%) VMware
4 87 (9.94%) Juniper
5 84 (9.60%) Remedy
6 82 (9.37%) Oracle
7 68 (7.77%) HP
8 58 (6.63%) CheckPoint
9 40 (4.57%) Citrix
10 35 (4.00%) BMC
11 27 (3.09%) F5
12 26 (2.97%) NetApp
12 26 (2.97%) SAP
13 23 (2.63%) IBM
13 23 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
14 20 (2.29%) Red Hat
15 19 (2.17%) Fujitsu
16 16 (1.83%) EMC
17 14 (1.60%) Nokia
18 13 (1.49%) 3Com
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £45k per year + car allowance,37 holidays,death in service,private med
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £45k per year + Commission,private medical,death in service,37 holiday
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Car Allow + Medical + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Assorted Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago